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Rules Resource for H.R. 1076 - To prohibit Federal funding of National Public Radio

Summary

Prohibits direct federal funding of National Public Radio (NPR). This bill would also prohibit stations from using federal funds to pay NPR dues.

Type of Rule

Closed rule (prohibiting amendments) for consideration of the measure. Reported by a vote of 6 yeas and 5 nays

Amendments

No amendments were made in order. 

Other Elements of the Rule

 

  • Total Debate Time: Provides both measures one hour of general debate equally divided and controlled by the chair and ranking minority member of the Committee on Energy and Commerce
  • Floor Managers: Nugent/Slaughter

Floor Action Expected

The rule and the bill are expected to be debated on the floor on: March 17, 2011.